The Bungalow loft conversion Specialists Hambleden
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an bungalow loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does bungalow loft conversion all over Hambleden, RG9 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of bungalow loft conversion over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Hambleden
Most bungalow loft conversion are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Bungalow loft conversion Consultation
We offer free bungalow loft conversion consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in bungalow loft conversion in bungalow loft conversion area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Hambleden, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Mill End, RG9 6
kitchen refurbishment near Greenlands, RG9 3
house renovation near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
house renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
garage conversion near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
refurbishment company near Danesfield, SL7 2
home improvement near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of